Do You Need a Passport for a Cruise?


Depends… but probably not. Sorry! That’s a terrible answer but it really depends on the details whether or not you need a passport for a cruise. There was a time a few years ago that the United States Government was going to eventually make passports mandatory for cruisers. Considering the tough economy, the price and [...]

Cruises from New Orleans


There was a time when cruises from New Orleans weren’t really the best option unless you actually lived in the city. Driving out of your way just to take a New Orleans cruise on a Carnival fantasy class ship that only cruised to Cozumel wasn’t high on many cruisers must do list. Times however seem [...]

Get Your Cruise Legs on a Cruise to Nowhere

Cruise to Nowhere

Why a Cruise to Nowhere Many of those who have never cruised before express some of the same concerns such as will they get sick or will they get bored or even will they feel claustrophobic on the ship and in the cabins. Usually the answers to these questions are a resounding “NO” but if [...]

Cruises for Singles on the Norwegian Epic

NCL Studio Cabin

When it comes to understanding cruisers under 35 – 40 years old it seems that Norwegian cruise lines “get’s it” more than the others. They were the first to introduce anytime dining and the first to buck the system of the traditional cruise formal night and now they have decided to help out the most [...]

What You Should Know About Cruises from San Juan

Castillo San Felipe del Morro

Last year my wife and I took our first cruise from San Juan, Puerto Rico… We loved it. In fact, We would even choose to cruise out of San Juan over cruising from Ft. Lauderdale if it came down to those two choices. Since we live in Atlanta we typically try and cruise out of [...]

Top 10 Caribbean Cruise Destinations


Some of the best cruise destinations in the world can be found close to home in the Caribbean. The islands offer white sand beaches, historical forts, rich histories and active volcanoes so it’s no wonder the Caribbean is so popular among cruisers. For our top 10 Caribbean cruise destinations we are going to concentrate on [...]